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Hosta 'Thunderbolt'
Common Name: Plantain Lily Family: Liliaceae (The Lily Family)

Hosta  'Thunderbolt'

Notes:
A vigorous sport of H. sieboldiana 'Elegans'; possibly a tetraploid. Rubbery, corrugated, blue-green leaves have a narrow, yellow thunderbolt down the centre; this flash turns creamy-white by midsummer. Near-white flowers appear on 26 inch scapes in midsummer

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Garden Origin
Native Habitat:
Forests, grassy slopes and rocky places from near sea level to 2200 metres.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourPurple 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread2-3'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposurePart Shade Shade Part Sun  Foliage ColourVariegated - Gold 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone3-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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